Earth Day Special: Girl Scout Gold Award Honorees Help Protect Our Earth

In honor of Earth Day, we shed light on three Girl Scout Gold Award Honorees who shaped their Gold Award Projects around helping the environment, from the problems we face with excess bottled water use to helping endangered species. See what inspired them and how their projects succeeded -- plus easy tips how YOU can help protect our earth!

More Info

10 Ways to Learn More About STEM

It's so cool to be smart! If you are one of the many girls who love science, technology, engineering, and/or mathematics (STEM)-- or even a girl who is interested in learning more about STEM, we have 10 ways to learn more about STEM!

More Info

Celebrate the National Stand Beside Her Movement This Week!

From a young age, girls are influenced with negative messages that make it challenging for them to build healthy relationships with other girls or have a positive outlook on their potential. #StandBesideHer Week created by Girl Scouts Heart of the South inspires change—see how to participate, plus be featured in BYOU Magazine!

More Info

Gold Award Honoree Sarah Greichen Named National Young Woman of Distinction

Update on 2016 Girl Scouts Gold Award Honoree, Sarah Greichen, who was named one of 10 girls nationwide to receive the prestigious National Young Woman of Distinction award by Girl Scouts of the USA! Learn how this Colorado Girl Scout founded her own non-profit inspired by her twin brother with autism, plus how you can honor an extraordinary Girl Scout you know!

More Info

Announcing the BYOU Magazine #StandBesideHer Awareness Contest!

The Stand Beside Her have collaborated with BYOU Magazine to bring awareness to inspiring role models within the Girl Scouts community in honor of their Stand Beside Her Movement in October! Girl Scout girls and leaders have a chance to be featured in BYOU Magazine and win prizes...nominate someone today! Plus, here’s an easy way to raise money for YOUR council!

More Info

BYOU Magazine Early Cover Star Ani Hesse Releases New Song

Today we wish one of our very first cover stars, singer Ani Hesse, a very happy birthday! In celebration of Ani's birthday, we're throwing it back to her exclusive interview with our founder/CEO Debra Gano. Be inspired by Ani's story to follow her dreams and her empowering advice for girls. And be sure to check out her newest song 'Keep the Shoe' in this blog post!

More Info

Girls Making a Difference: 2016 Girl Scout Gold Award Honorees

As an inspiration to all to do something to help make the world a better place, here's a summary of the 2016 Girl Scout Gold Award honorees we've featured for their inspiring community service projects, including the newest honoree Tristina Altman, featured in our new "Be Yourself" issue for her work to bring a recycling project to her school! Read about these amazing girls and be inspired!

More Info

Exclusive Interview with Girl Scout Gold Award Honoree, Annie Vitti

We're celebrating Earth Day by featuring an inspiring exclusive interview with 18-year-old Annie Vitti, who earned her Girl Scout Gold Award by helping to preserve the lives of a protected bird species. Read about the 12-foot wooden tower she built and her tips on how all of us can become more environmentally-friendly! Plus take our quiz: How Eco-Friendly Are You?

More Info

Girl Scout Week Profile: Gold Award Honoree Grace Dorgan

Today is the last day of Girl Scouts Week (and the Girl Scouts Birthday)! The topic today is one of our favorites, Service to the Planet, so we are excited to feature the awesome project of Gold Award Honoree Grace Dorgan, a member of the Girl Scouts of Colorado! Read how her project gets kids outdoors and what she learned about herself during the project -- and check out the other amazing Gold Award honorees at the end of her story!

More Info